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Ohio Homeschool · 3W ago

Contest: Amazon Card For the Solar Eclipse

Contest at the end of the post. Scroll to the end.  You so not need to live in Ohio or homeschool to enter to win. I remember back in 1979 viewing the solar eclipse from my elementary p...
Ohio Homeschool · 1Y ago

Narrative Assessments for Ohio Homeschoolers

For the 2016-2017 School year  I will gladly accept your portfolio and send you the form you need for your district. ohiohomeschool@gmail.com  Please know I accept portfolios year round a...
Ohio Homeschool · 1M ago

The Berenstain Baers Bless our Gramps & Gran by Mike Berenstain

In The Berenstain Bears Bless Our Gramps and Gran, the newest title in The Berenstain Bears Living Lights series, Mama, Papa, and the cubs decide it’s high time they honor Grizzly Gramps a...
Ohio Homeschool · 1Y ago

Quick Start Homeschooling Guide.

Some people start planning to home educate their children from birth.  They attend curriculum fairs and conventions way in advance when their children are little. They have files with curric...
Ohio Homeschool · 2M ago

Repost: Standardized Test or Portfolio Assessment?

A question I receive often is “Should I give my home educated student a standardized test at the end of the year, or complete a narrative portfolio assessment to fulfill the end of the year ...
Ohio Homeschool · 2M ago

A little about my family. . .

Some of you know I come from a big family.  A really big family.  I am the oldest of 19 children. Many siblings were adopted from four different countries, and some have a disability.  Above...
Ohio Homeschool · 2M ago

Indescribable Coloring Book by Laura Story and Jesse Reeves

I have to admit, I have been intrigued with all the new adult coloring books that have come out in recent years.  Most of them seemed nice, but were not exciting enough for me to consider bu...
Ohio Homeschool · 3M ago

Q & A on the Written Narrative/Portfolio Review.

A written narrative is an option for an assessment report.  You have a certified Ohio teacher review work samples of your student's work to determine if your child has made progress in...
Ohio Homeschool · 3M ago

Guest Post: 7 Ways to Raise Kids Who Love Books by Becky Wade

Ohio Homeschool · 3M ago

Hello Stars by By Alena Pitts with Wynter Pitts

Lena Daniels never thought she’d get the chance star in a movie. Headstrong and determined, she has her life planned out to the minute. But when her best friends, Savannah and Emma, tell her...